Marathoning for Mortals
Once considered a feat for superhuman athletes, the marathon is now within every mortal's grasp. Former couch potato John Bingham has joined forces with coach Jenny Hadfield to create a winning plan that works for every mortal--even you.
In Marathoning for Mortals, you'll find the courage to train, the willpower to persevere, and the tenacity to finish one mile after another. John and Jenny stick with you every step of the way, from your first insecure thoughts to your last-minute jitters to your supreme joy at the finish line. In Marathoning for Mortals, you'll find:
8 training programs to run, run-walk, walk-run, or walk the half-marathon and marathon
The advice you need to physically, mentally, and spiritually reach your dreams
Tips to help you customize your training, buy the right shoes and apparel, and eat the best foods
Guidance for common motivational, physical, and emotional roadblocks
Join John and Jenny on an amazing transformative journey where the finish line is just the beginning.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - melissavenable - LibraryThing
A great book for beginners - lots of motivational information about and testimonials to the power of exercise and running as part of a healthy lifestyle. I was hoping for more specific guidance ... Read full review
Review: Marathoning for Mortals: A Regular Person's Guide to the Joy of Running or Walking a Half-Marathon or MarathonUser Review - Stampie - Goodreads
Great read for all runners, fun & interesting. It is definitely geared more toward newbies but I still enjoyed it and would recommend it to anyone and everyone interested in becoming a distance runner! Read full review